26 Jun 2018

Landscape architecture focuses on the relationship between the natural and the built environment.  As we move towards an uncertain future, our methods for understanding that relationship must shift from reliance on what we know about our environment, to what we can anticipate for the future.

Guide
26 Jun 2018

Landscape architecture focuses on the relationship between the natural and the built environment.  As we move towards an uncertain future, our methods for understanding that relationship must shift from reliance on what we know about our environment, to what we can anticipate for the future.

Guide
08 Oct 2018

Water proofing urban parklands using managed aquifer recharge (MAR).

Case study
09 Oct 2018

World’s biggest recycled water facility in the basement of a residential building.

Case study
08 Oct 2018

Restoration of the Small Creek concrete channel to a more natural waterway, co-designed with the community.

Case study
08 Oct 2018

Stormwater harvesting and reuse scheme for a major water user in urban Sydney.

Case study
08 Oct 2018

A program to support and endorse local governments in Western Australia for their leadership in creating water sensitive communities.

Case study
08 Oct 2018

Real-world application of the CRCWSC’s research, highlighting that the transition to a water sensitive community can lead to genuine innovation if local citizens are engaged as partners in the process.

Case study
15 Dec 2017

This project is developing a suite of new energy benchmarks to enable the Australian water industry to optimise its wastewater operations for energy and carbon outcomes.

Fact sheet
29 Jun 2018

The conventional methods for controlling urban-flooding are to build raceway networks to transfer flood water away as quickly as possible. However, due to fast increase of urban population, the conventional methods are facing some problems especially when rainfall intensity is higher than design expectation. The main reason for such problems are due to impervious surfaces.

Journal article
23 Oct 2018

This discussion paper compiles ideas generated at a workshop hosted by Peet, The Department of Communities and the CRC for Water Sensitive Cities (CRCWSC) on 13 and 14 June 2018. These ideas focus on the Brabham development project in the north east urban growth corridor in Perth (Figure 1).

Discussion paper
04 Sep 2018

This report considers how to improve stormwater management and strengthen the links between urban planning and water management.

Report